[Pkg-libvirt-maintainers] Bug#487872: Bug#487872: virt-manager: please recommend libvirt-bin (libvirtd).

Guido Günther agx at sigxcpu.org
Fri Jun 27 06:37:03 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 11:20:04PM +0200, Andreas Henriksson wrote:
> Yes, If someone installed the package they most likely did it for a
> reason - like running the application. If they don't want it, they can
> remove the package (or not install it to start with?!).
Yes but the reason might be virsh not libvirtd. In case too many
people complain of running an extra daemon but the only want virsh we
can split out virsh into an extra package.

> For those who still want it installed, but not running there would be
> the option of disabling it.... But I definitely don't see this option as
> being a sane default.
I changed this in git. We'll default to starting the daemon by default
with the next upload.
 -- Guido

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